On This Day

Birthdays in History in August 1981

  • Aug 5 Rachel Scott, American murder victim (d. 1999)
  • Aug 5 Erik Guay, Canadian alpine skier
  • Aug 5 Cory Williams, American internet celebrity (The Mean Kitty Song), born in Merced, California
  • Aug 6 Travis McCoy, American alternative hip-hop artist
  • Aug 23 Ozzy Lusth, American Survivor contestant, born in Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Aug 25 Clare Oliver, Australian cancer activist (d. 2007)

Person of interestBrian Chesky

Aug 29 Brian Chesky, American internet entrepreneur (CEO of Airbnb), born in Niskayuna, New York

Co-founder of Airbnb Brian Chesky
Co-founder of Airbnb
Brian Chesky

About August 1981

How Old? 39 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Signs: Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22), Virgo (Aug 23 - Sep 22)